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3D Printing Core to GE’s Newest Advanced Manufacturing Facility
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3D Printing Core to GE’s Newest Advanced Manufacturing Facility

A new manufacturing facility, to be built by GE in Pennsylvania, will develop and implement additive manufacturing technologies.
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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording
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Bridging the Experience Gap Using Digital Video Recording

DVR – digital video recording – is so common, it’s become a verb. Read how manufacturers are DVRing events to substitute the eyes and ears of experienced workers.
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Help for the Most Difficult Type of Manufacturing

Abnormal situation management for continuous processing is normal operating procedure for batch processing. A new starter kit from Rockwell Automation can give batch control programmers a leg up on coding the complicated starts, stops and holding steps in food, beverage and pharma process operations.
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Is Your Enterprise a "Cloud Liver"

I was listening to a recent This Week in Google podcast, a show completely devoted to the cloud, and Jeff Jarvis, blogger, BuzzMachine.com, remarked about “cloud livers.” I did an audio double take.
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10/100BaseTX to 100BaseFX Fiber Media Converters

FCU-1802 is a fast Ethernet bridge 100Base-FX fiber to 10/100Base-TX shielded twisted pair (STP) converter.
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Consulting the Cloud

Reporting is a natural application for cloud-based applications.
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GE Intelligent Platforms Joins Board of PI North America

Bernie Anger of GE Intelligent Platforms joins the board of PI North America, the organization guiding Profibus and Profinet industrial networking protocols.
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Vision Software Gains Enhancements

As the latest release of the vendor’s standard machine-vision software for inspection, Impact 10.1 software can be used with any of the vendor’s smart camera systems, including the M-Series Embedded V
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Wireless Humidity / Temperature Transmitters

UWRH-2 wireless relative humidity transmitter measures both relative humidity and temperature with a stand-alone, compact, battery powered NEMA design that transmits relative humidity, ambient tempera
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Breakthrough Thermal Material System May Enable Faster Computing

Prototype substrate for high-speed electronics conducts heat better than copper that could lead to faster laptops, more advanced radar systems and better aviation and naval electronic control system
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Second from right, Anthony L. Chirchirillo, ceo, Chirch Global Manufacturing LLC
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Cloud Computing Finds Its Target with Mid-Size Manufacturers

Small and mid-size manufacturers are finding "software as a service" to be more than just the latest rage in Internet computing.
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Simplified HMI with CANopen

Adding to the vendor’s range of motion control products, the KPD202-501 is a compact, IP65-rated operator panel with a CANopen interface.
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Analyzer System for Water / Wastewater Monitoring

The modular S10 Ion Selective Electrode (ISE), Compressor and Analyzer System allows process and plant engineers to maintain accurate measurement of multiple common water/wastewater parameters, reduce
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